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Ahmanson's Sportive Lemur
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Information
Common Name Tsiombikibo Sportive Lemur
Range western Madagascar
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Primate
Family Lepilemuridae
Genus Lepilemur
Species Lepilemur ahmansonorum
(Louis et al., 2006)
Conservation Status
ENSpecies
Endangered

The sportive lemur , is a new species of lemur endemic to Madagascar. It is a relatively small sportive lemur with a total length of about 47 to 54 centimeters, of which 23-25 centimeters are tail. Wright's sportive lemur is found in western Madagascar, living in dry forests.

Originally named Lepilemur ahmansoni, the name was found to be incorrectly formed and was corrected to Lepilemur ahmansonorum in 2009.

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